For Immediate Release
Bridgewater Police Service – Media Release
Date: March 25, 2023
Subject: Police investigating male displaying swastika flag in Bridgewater (FILE # 2023-391153)
BRIDGEWATER, NS – On Friday, March 24, 2023, at approximately 3 p.m., Bridgewater Police Service (BPS) began receiving multiple complaints regarding reports of a male riding a bicycle while displaying/wearing a flag featuring a swastika in the Dominion and High Street area of Bridgewater.
Police were also subsequently made aware of a video circulating on social media showing the male in question.
At this time, we wish to let the public know that the male has been identified by BPS and that the investigation remains ongoing.
We also wish to thank the community for their vigilance, particularly those who contacted police to report the matter.